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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.