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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.