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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )