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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.