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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.