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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush