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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.