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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.