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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )