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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.