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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.