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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )