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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg