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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.