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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.