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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.