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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.