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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.