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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.