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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.