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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.