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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.