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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.