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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.