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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.