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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.