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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.