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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.