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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.