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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.