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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.