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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.