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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.