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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.