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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.