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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.