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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.