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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )