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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.