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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.