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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.