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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • 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.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )