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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.