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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.