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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )