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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.