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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )