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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.