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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.