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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.