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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.