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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.