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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.