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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.