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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.