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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.