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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.