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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.