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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.