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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.