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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.