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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.