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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.