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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.