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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.