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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.