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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.