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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.