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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.