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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.