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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.