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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.