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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.