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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.