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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.