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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.