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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.