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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.