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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.