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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.