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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.