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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.