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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.