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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )