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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.