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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.