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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.