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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.