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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.