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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.