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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )