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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.