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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.