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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.