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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.