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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.