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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.