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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.