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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.