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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.