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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )