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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.