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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )