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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )