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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.