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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.