"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story