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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.