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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.