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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.