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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.