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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.