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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.