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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.