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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.