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Appropriate Preposition:

  • 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).
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.