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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.