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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.