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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.