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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.