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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.