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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • 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.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.