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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.