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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.