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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.