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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.