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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )