"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.