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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.