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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.