"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.