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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.