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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.