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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.