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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.