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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.