"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )