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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )