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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.