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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.