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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.