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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.