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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.