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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.