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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.