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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.