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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.