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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.