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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.