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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.