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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )