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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )