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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.