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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.