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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.