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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.