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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.