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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?