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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.