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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.