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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )