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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.