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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.