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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.