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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.