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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.