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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.