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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.