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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.