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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )