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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.