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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.