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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.