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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.