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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.