"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.