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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )