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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.