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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.