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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.