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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.