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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.