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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )