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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.