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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )