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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.