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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush