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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.