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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )