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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.