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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.