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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )