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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.