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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )