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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.