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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.