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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.