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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.