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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.