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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.