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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.