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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )