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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.