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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )