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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.