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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.