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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.