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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family