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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )