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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.