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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story