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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.