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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide