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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.