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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )