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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.