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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.