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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.