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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.