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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.