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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.