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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.