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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • 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.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )