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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.