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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.