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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )