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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )