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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.