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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.