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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.