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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )