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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.