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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.