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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.