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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.