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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.