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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • 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.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.