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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • 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.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.