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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.