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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )