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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.