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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.