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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )