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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • 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.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.