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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.