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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.