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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.