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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.