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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.