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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.