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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.