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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.