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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.