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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.