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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )