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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide