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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.