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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.