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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.