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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.