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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.