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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.