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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.