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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.