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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.