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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.