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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.