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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.