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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.