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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.