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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )