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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.