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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.