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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.