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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.