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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.