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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.