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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.