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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.