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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )