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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.