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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.