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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.