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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.