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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.