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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.