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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.