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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )