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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.