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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.