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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.