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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake