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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.


  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.