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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.