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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.