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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.