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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.