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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.