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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.