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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )