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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.