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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.