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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.