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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.