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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.