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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )