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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )