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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.