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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.