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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.