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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.