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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly