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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.