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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.