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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.