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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.