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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.