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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.