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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )