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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.