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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly