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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.