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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.