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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.