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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.