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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )