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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.