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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.