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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.