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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.