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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.