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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.