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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.