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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.