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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )