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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.