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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.