"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )