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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.