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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.