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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.