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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.