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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )