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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.