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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.