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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.