"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.