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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses