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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.