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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.