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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist