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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.