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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.