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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.