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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.