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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.