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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.