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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )