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Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.