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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.