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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.