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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.