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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.