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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.