"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.