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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.