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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.