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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.