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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.