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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.