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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.