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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.