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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.