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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.