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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.