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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.