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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.