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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.