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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )