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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.