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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg