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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.