"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family