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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide