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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel