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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide