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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.