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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.