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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.