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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.