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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.