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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.