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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.