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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.