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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.