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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.