"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.