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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.