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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.