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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.