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Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.