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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )