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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.