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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.