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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.