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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.