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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.