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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.