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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.