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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses