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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.