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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.