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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.