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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.