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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.