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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.