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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.