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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.