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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.