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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.