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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )