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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.