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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.