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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.