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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.