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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.