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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.