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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.