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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.