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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.