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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.