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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.