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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist