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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.