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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.