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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.