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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.