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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )