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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.