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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family