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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.