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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )