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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • 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?