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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.