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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.