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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )