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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.