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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.