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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.