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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.