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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.