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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.