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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist