"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.