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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.