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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.