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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.