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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.