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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.