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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.