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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.