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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.