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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.