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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.