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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.