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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.