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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.