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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.