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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.