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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.