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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.