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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.