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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.