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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.