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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.