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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.