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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.