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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.