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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.