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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )