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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )