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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.