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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.