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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.