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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.