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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.