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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.