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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.