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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.