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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.