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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.