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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.