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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.