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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.