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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.