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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.