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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.