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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.