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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.