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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.