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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.