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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.