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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.