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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )