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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.