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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.