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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.