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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.