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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.