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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.