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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )