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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )